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Table 12 Clinical apps classified in ‘heart rate measurement’ (as of Jan 2016)

From: An overview of clinically and healthcare related apps in Google and Apple app stores: connecting patients, drugs, and clinicians

App name OS Description App type Hardware
Cardiometer ANT+ Heart Rate Android Measures and monitors heart rate Native Heart rate Chest Straps
Cardiograph Heart Rate Monitor Android & iOS Measures and monitors heart rate Native Camera with Flash
Heart Beat Rate Android An application to measure heart rate Native Camera with Flash
Heart Rate Plus LITE iOS Measures and monitors patients’ heart rate Native Camera with Flash
Heart Rate Monitor Android Measures heart rate via placing your index finger on the phone’s camera len Native Camera with Flash
Heart Rate Monitor Ant+ Android Measures and monitors heart rate Native Heart rate Chest Straps
Medtimer iOS Measure the time for each heart beat or breath to calculate heart rate Native None
iStethoscope Pro iOS Records heart beat and showing heart waveform for practioners. Native Camera with Flash
Instant Heart Rate Android & iOS Measures heart rate via placing your index finger on the phone’s camera len Native Camera with Flash
Runtastic Heart Rate Monitor Android & iOS Measures heart rate via placing your index finger on the phone’s camera len Native Camera with Flash
What’s My Heart Rate Android & iOS Measures the heart rate and breath rate through the lens of the camera Native Camera